Events Archive

Jazz Combos Concert

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students participating in the Jazz Combos course perform at this concert. Free and open to the public.

Mark Steinbach Performs Music of Bach, Buxtehude, Hindemith, Ligeti

Sunday, March 11, 2018 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Mark Steinbach, University Organist and Senior Lecturer in Music, will perform music of Bach, Buxtehude, Hindemith, and the rarely performed “Harmonies” by Ligeti on the 1903 Hutchings-Votey pipe organ, Sayles Hall, Sunday March 11 at 4:00pm. Admission is free.

The concept of this concert grew out of a Brown Arts Initiative Research and Development Grant project “Historic Organs of Saxony and Brandenburg.” This concert has been made possible, in part, by the Brown Arts Initiative.

Brown Jazz Band Performs with Dick Oatts

Saturday, March 10, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Salomon Center, Room 101 (De Ciccio Family Auditorium)

The Brown Jazz Band will perform with saxophonist and jazz icon, Dick Oatts in the 31st Annual Eric Adam Brudner '84 Memorial Concert.  The concert will be guest-conducted by Ed Tomassi. Admission is free and open to the public.

The program will feature Dick Oatts performing selections from the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra book with the Brown Jazz Band.

About Dick Oatts

Piano Extravaganza

Saturday, March 10, 2018 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

A recital featuring performances by piano ensembles -- duets, music for 4 hands, 8 hands. This event is free and open to the public.

Wind Symphony Concert

Friday, March 9, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Salomon Center, Room 101 (De Ciccio Family Auditorium)

The Brown University Wind Symphony & Percussion Ensemble perform under the direction of guest conductor, Kevin Plouffe. The concert is free and open to the public.

Program

David J. Long
Impulsion (2005)

David Maslanka
Mother Earth (2003)

Aaron Copland
Down A Country Lane (1962)

Eric Whitacre
Equus (2000)

John Barnes Chance
Elegy (1972)
Incantation and Dance (1960)

Music Now with Todd Winkler

Friday, March 9, 2018 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

MUSIC NOW is an informal forum series for Brown’s community of composers as well as students and faculty interested in contemporary music. Free and open to the public.

About Todd Winkler

Brown University Orchestra Concert

Saturday, March 3, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

**** Due to inclement weather, the Friday concert has been canceled. If you have a ticket to the Friday, March 2 concert, your ticket will be honored at the Saturday, March 3, 8pm performance. If you purchased your ticket and wish to request a refund, please contact lauren_bitsoli@brown.edu. Thank you for your cooperation. ****

Daniel Harp conducts the Brown University Orchestra. Electric violinist Tracy Silverman performs as soloist.

Program

Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide

Brown University Orchestra Concert

Friday, March 2, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Daniel Harp conducts the Brown University Orchestra in a program of works by Leonard Bernstein, Tracy Silverman, and Jean Sibelius. Electric violinist Tracy Silverman performs as soloist on his composition "Love Song to the Sun" which was co-commissioned by Brown University and features interactive video projections created by Brown Professor of Music Todd Winkler.

Program

Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide

Music Now with Butch Rovan

Friday, March 2, 2018 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

MUSIC NOW is an informal forum series for Brown’s community of composers as well as students and faculty interested in contemporary music. Free and open to the public.

About Butch Rovan

MEME Colloquium with Matt Wellins

Thursday, March 1, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 112

This colloquium featuring Matt Wellins is free and open to the public. Wellins is an artist, scholar, and PhD candidate at Wesleyan University working in digital media and sonic arts practices.

About the Talk

Ensemble Dal Niente Residency Concert

Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Martinos Auditorium, Granoff Center

Acclaimed chamber music group Ensemble Dal Niente performs works written by guest composer George Lewis, Brown University faculty Wang Lu and Eric Nathan, and Brown student composers Maita Eyzaguirre, Max Friedman, William Hawkins, Reid Merzbacher, Jameson Taber, and Amber Vistein. The concert is free and open to the public.

About Ensemble Dal Niente

Music Now with George Lewis

Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

MUSIC NOW is an informal forum series for Brown’s community of composers as well as students and faculty interested in contemporary music. Free and open to the public.

About George Lewis

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